For Immediate Release: Thursday, November 16, 2017n
Forwarded on behalf ofThe New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Press Officen

 

Cardinal Dolan To Visit Green Haven Correctional Facility
Archbishop to Conduct Mass to Honor 50th Anniversary of Chapel

STORMVILLE—Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York, will celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of St. Paul's Catholic Chapel at Green Haven Correctional Facility with a mass for inmates and staff

Green Haven is a maximum-security correctional facility for males, housing approximately 1,960 inmates, with 347 (18%) inmates whose religion is Catholic

WHO:
Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New Yorkn
Acting Commissioner Anthony J. Annucci will be in attendancen

WHEN:
Monday, November 20—Approximately 10AMn

WHERE:
Green Haven Correctional Facilityn
594 Rt. 216n
Stormville, New York 12582-0010 (Dutchess County)n

FOR MEDIA:
Credentialed media wishing to attend must RSVP to Patrick.Bailey@doccs.ny.gov by NOON ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2017, The RSVP should include the names of those attending as well as a detailed list of equipment. Media should arrive no later than 9:30 am on Monday, November 20 with government issued photo identification. Cell phones, lap tops, iPads, Apple watches, Fitbits or any other technology with wi-fi or cellular capability are prohibited from all NYS correctional facilities
Questions concerning this event can be directed to the Public Information Office at (518) 457-8182

Contact:
Tom Mailey | Thomas.Mailey@doccs.ny.gov
DOCCS Press Office | (518) 457-8182